Almost five years after causing an accident that killed a pregnant woman after running a red light in his SUV while allegedly driving under the influence, 38-year-old former WBO 130-pound titleholder Jorge Barrios is finally headed to prison for three and a half years.
Abner Mares and Jermall Charlo have been added to a Showtime-televised quadrupleheader on Dec. 13 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya announced on Tuesday.
The Bermane Stiverne-Deontay Wilder WBC heavyweight title bout could be headed for Las Vegas in January and be televised on Showtime, Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya informed RingTV.com on Tuesday.
Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya is excited after meeting with Canelo Alvarez in Mexico where he discussed the Mexican star’s plans for 2015. Still at the top of Alvarez’s list: a showdown with RING middleweight champ Miguel Cotto.
RING cruiserweight champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez’s Dec. 6 defense against Ola Afolabi has been postponed due to Hernandez suffering an injury.
The vacant RING lightweight championship will be on the line on Saturday when WBO titleholder Terence Crawford takes on Raymundo Beltran in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska. Crawford is THE RING’s No. 1-rated lightweight; Beltran is the magazine’s No. 2 contender.
Former U.S. Olympian Errol Spence Jr. will return to the ring on Dec. 13 against an opponent to be determined.
With hopes of ultimately facing RING welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., undefeated Keith Thurman is looking to others in THE RING’s 147-pound ratings as future challenges.
In the wake of negotiations stalling with Donovan George, former RING light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal will now face Roberto Feliciano Bolonti on Dec. 6.
Former heavyweight title challenger Eddie Chambers gave RingTV.com his thoughts and analysis on the anticipated rematch between British heavyeweight rivals Tyson Fury and Dereck Chisora, which takes place in London, England on Saturday.
Despite setbacks in big fights, Gabriel Rosado will return to action against hard-punching David Lemieux with a lot of hardcore fans pulling for him. Lemieux-Rosado headlines an HBO-televised tripleheader on Dec. 6 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
More than three years after suffering back-to-back losses, middleweight puncher David Lemieux claims to be a brand new fighter heading into his Dec. 6 battle with two-time title challenger Gabriel Rosado at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
IBF super middleweight titleholder Carl Froch reckons his dream of fighting in Las Vegas next year against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is still alive. On Monday, Froch revealed his promoter Eddie Hearn is flying to the U.S. this week for talks with Al Haymon, who is now working with Chavez Jr.
Could undefeated featherweight Jayson Velez defeat IBF titlist Evgeny Gradovich for his strap on Nov. 29? Velez’s trainer, Abel Sanchez certainly believes so.
Fans share their thoughts on Manny Pacquiao’s ridiculously dominant decision victory over Chris Algieri, where they think he stands in terms of ability, and what they think is next; fans also praised Vasyl Lomachenko and evaluated the fighters on the monster Cleverly-Bellew rematch card in this week’s Monday mailbag.
After dominating previously unbeaten Chris Aglieri to one of the most lopsided decision victories ever, Manny Pacquiao turned his attention to another unbeaten rival whom he has circled for the past several years – Floyd Mayweather Jr.